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Motherwell start new league campaign against Rangers

Motherwell have landed a mouthwatering home fixture against Rangers in the first round of Scottish Premiership fixtures of the 2017-2018 season on Saturday, August 5.
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Lasley skippering Motherwell against Kilmarnock in what proved to be his last playing appearance for the Steelmen (Pic by Alan Watson)

Keith Lasley hangs up boots to become Motherwell assistant manager

Fans' favourite Keith Lasley was today appointed as Motherwell FC's assistant manager.

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Jamie Murphy was a Motherwell first team star for seven years before moving on to Sheffield United and Brighton (Pic by SNS Group)

Ex-Motherwell ace Jamie Murphy tees off for tragic Chris

Former Motherwell striker Jamie Murphy was the star guest at a recent SPFL Trust charity golf day which raised thousands of pounds for a mental health charity.

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Keith Lasley battles for possession in Motherwells 3-1 home win over Kilmarnock last month (Pic by Alan Watson)

'Well skipper Lasley: I understand why ex-footballers get depressed

Motherwell fans’ generally delighted reaction to hearing that veteran midfield star Keith Lasley is to keep playing for the club next season ended speculation about the skipper’s possible departure.

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Motherwell manager Stephen Robinson has already been very busy in the transfer market this summer

Robbo: Hibs’ addition will make the Premiership even tougher for ’Well

Motherwell manager Stephen Robinson is expecting an even tougher Scottish Premiership next season, with Edinburgh giants Hibs joining the party.
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Stephen Robinson promotes Motherwell's new main sponsor McEwan Fraser Legal (Pic by Alan Watson)

Robbo: it’s been tough overseeing the departure of Faddy and 12 players

Motherwell manager Stephen Robinson has revealed it’s been tough overseeing the departure of player/assistant gaffer James McFadden and 12 players already this summer.

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Billy Davies led Motherwell to their first win of the 2000-2001 season with a 3-0 CIS Cup second round win at Queen's Park

Motherwell open Betfred Cup campaign at Hampden Park

Motherwell FC will be hoping their first Group F fixture in this season’s Betfred Cup is an omen for a return trip to the venue much later in the tournament!
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'Well manager Robinson hugs Moult after the striker had set up Elliott Frear to score the decision third goal in last month's vital 3-1 home win over Kilmarnock which secured the Steelmen's survival (Pic by Alan Watson)

Robbo hopeful that top scorer Moult will stay at Motherwell

Motherwell manager Stephen Robinson has stressed that top scorer Louis Moult remains "totally committed" to the Fir Park club.
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Motherwell ace Keith Lasley has triggered a clause which would see him being retained as a player next season (Pic by Alan Watson)

Lasley set to stay as a Motherwell player next season

Motherwell manager Stephen Robinson has revealed that 37-year-old midfielder Keith Lasley looks all set to extend his playing career with the club for another season.

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Then Motherwell winger Chris Humphrey in action during the 6-0 Scottish Cup rout of Morton in February 2012 (Pic by Alan Watson)

Morton test awaits Motherwell in Betfred Cup Group F

Motherwell FC have landed a tricky looking test against Championship high flyers Morton in the group stages of the Betfred Cup.

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Motherwell manager Stephen Robinson is a happy man to have added Craig Tanner to his squad

Tanner ball player can be great signing for us says ’Well manager Robbo

Manager Stephen Robinson reckons new signing Craig Tanner can prove to be a great addition for Motherwell as he can play in a variety of attacking positions.

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James McFadden has left his role as Motherwell assistant boss to Stephen Robinson (Pic by Alan Watson)

'Well boss Robbo feels change will be beneficial as McFadden leaves assistant manager role

James McFadden has left his role as Motherwell assistant manager after one season following the expiry of his contract at the end of the 2016-2017 season.

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Tall striker Alex Fisher is pictured playing for former club Inverness Caley against Hearts at Tynecastle last August (Pic by Greg Macvean)

6ft 3'' English striker Fisher is big signing for Motherwell, who also add Bigirimana

Motherwell manager Stephen Robinson has wasted no time in dipping into the transfer market this summer by snapping up 6ft 3’ striker Alex Fisher and midfielder Gael Bigirimana on two-year deals.

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Motherwell chief operating officer Alan Burrows (Pic by Alan Watson)

Burrows: gone are the days when Motherwell FC sell players on cheap

Motherwell supremo Alan Burrows has warned potential suitors for top scorer Louis Moult and centre half Ben Heneghan that ’Well won’t sell these key men on the cheap.

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Carl McHugh celebrates scoring the opening goal in Motherwell's recent 3-1 home victory over Kilmarnock (Pic by Alan Watson)

Carl McHugh says Motherwell must do better next season

Motherwell ace Carl McHugh has been reflecting on his hugely eventful first season playing in the Scottish Premiership.
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Lionel Ainsworth (2nd left) celebrates with Louis Moult and Stevie Hammell after scoring what proved to be his final goal for Motherwell, a stunning free-kick in the recent 3-1 home Scottish Premiership victory over Kilmarnock (Pic by Alan Watson)

Ex-'Well boss Baraclough reckons departed Ainsworth can be a sensation for Plymouth Argyle

Former Motherwell manager Ian Baraclough reckons that Lionel Ainsworth can be a sensation for Plymouth Argyle in England’s League One.
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Carl McHugh (pictured after scoring against Kilmarnock in March) hopes that Ben Heneghan and Louis Moult (both also pictured) won't follow Zak Jules and Stephen Pearson out the Fir Park exit door.

Carl McHugh: Scotty’s a big loss... I hope Louis and Ben stay

In the wake of key striker Scott McDonald’s announcement that he’s leaving Motherwell, Irish star Carl McHugh is hoping that top scorer Louis Moult and defender Ben Heneghan will stick around for next season.

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Goalkeeper Craig Samson is being released by Motherwell this summer

Samson, Pearson and McDonald among 11 players leaving Motherwell this summer

Goalkeeper Craig Samson, striker Scott McDonald and midfielder Stephen Pearson are among 11 players who will be leaving Motherwell FC this summer.

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Manager Stephen Robinson (centre) says assistant gaffer James McFadden (left) will likely not play for Motherwell next season (Pic by Alan Watson)

Robbo hits out at 'Well celebrations after losing 3-2 at relegated Inverness

Motherwell manager Stephen Robinson has hit out after a senior claret and amber player celebrated after losing 3-2 in 'Well's final league game of the season at Inverness Caley on Saturday.
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Ryan Bowman netted a last gasp penalty in Motherwell's 3-2 defeat

'Well defeated but hold onto ninth place

Motherwell have finished ninth in the Scottish Premiership despite crashing to a 3-2 defeat at bottom club Inverness Caley Thistle on Saturday.

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